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with Brian Redhead and Sue MacGregor.
Details as Monday plus:
7.45 Thought for the Day with Mgr Vincent Nichols
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Redhead
Unknown:
Sue MacGregor.
Unknown:
Mgr Vincent Nichols

My God, How Wonderful Thou Art (Westminster, BBC HB 12); Matthew 5, vv 17-24; If Ye Love Me (Tallis); Almighty Father, Who for Us Thy Son (AnnueChriste). Director of Music
Stephen Layton. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Layton.

Written by Mike Harris
Director Adrian Bean. Stereo

Contributors

Written By:
Mike Harris
Director:
Adrian Bean.
JJ:
Adjoa Andoh
Trevor:
Norman Beaton
Sally:
Avril Clark
Alex:
Kate Duchene
Mike:
Scott Farrell
Jackie:
Eve Gurney
Charles:
Michael N Harbour
Joe:
John Hollis
Terry:
Anthony Jackson
Barry:
Peter McCulloch
Rose:
Carmen Munroe
Colin:
Ben Onwukwe
Neville:
David Richard-Fox
Tony:
Richard Tate
Cliff:
Jeffrey Gear

The final programme examining myths and legends surrounding common birds.
The owl is known as a wise old bird, but Roger Worsley finds it is also a bird of ill omen. Producer Pam Redman

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger Worsley
Producer:
Pam Redman

The final episode of Evelyn Waugh 's satire on the American way of death.
Hollywood, 1947.
Aimee Thanatogenous is horrified to discover that her fiance,
Dennis Barlow , works in a pets' cemetery. But can she find true happiness with her other suitor, senior mortician Mr Joyboy ?
Adapted by Bill Matthews
Producer Lissa Evans. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Evelyn Waugh
Unknown:
Aimee Thanatogenous
Unknown:
Dennis Barlow
Unknown:
Mr Joyboy
Adapted By:
Bill Matthews
Producer:
Lissa Evans.
Dennis Barlow:
Rupert Graves
Aimee Thanatogenous:
Miranda Richardson
Mr Joyboy:
Richard Griffiths
Sir Ambrose Abercrombie:
Donald Pickering
The Guru Brahmin:
Mike McShane
Reverend Bartholomew:
Garrick Hagon
Mr Schultz:
Graham Hoadly
Mrs Joyboy:
Elaine Ives-Cameron
Rhoda:
Sue Broomfield
Porter:
David Bannerman

with Jenni Murray. Gypsies settled in Czechoslovakia in 1322, yet they've never been made to feel at home.
Is life improving for them since the downfall of communism? Nancy Durham investigates. Serial: Of Such
Small Differences (11)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jenni Murray.

Barry Cunliffe begins the new series with a look at how history has been taught in the past, how Americans learn their history, whose history we should be teaching in this country and, with the National Curriculum looming, how it might fare in the future.
Producers Kate Whitehead and Felicity Goodall

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Cunliffe
Producers:
Kate Whitehead
Producers:
Felicity Goodall

Paul Vaughan celebrates the 90th birthday of American composer
Aaron Copland , whose music encompasses the cowboy rhythms of 'Rodeo', and the sparer sounds of his chamber music; and sisters
Kristine and Katherine Ciesinski talk about their musical background which has propelled them into major opera roles in London and Scotland. Producer Kate Wilkinson
Stereo
(Aaron Copland is Radio 3's Composer of the Week)

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Vaughan
Unknown:
Aaron Copland
Unknown:
Katherine Ciesinski
Producer:
Kate Wilkinson
Unknown:
Aaron Copland

The last of four comic adventures written by and starring Jenny Eclair and Julie Balloo.
Horror of horrors! Jenny and Julie may be related! And worse still, they have to go to Blackpool to find out the truth....
With Helen Lederer and special guest Nicholas Parsons.
Producer Sioned Wiliam. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Jenny Eclair
Unknown:
Julie Balloo.
Unknown:
Helen Lederer
Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons.
Producer:
Sioned Wiliam.

News, views and information for people with a visual handicap. With Tony Barringer. Producer Thena Heshel
0 QUESTIONS AND
COMMENTS: tel [number removed]between 9. 15 and 10. 15pm
0 FACTSHEET No 46: send large sae to [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Barringer.
Producer:
Thena Heshel

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